Stranahan's Original

American Single Malt

Stranahan's // Colorado, USA

community rating

3.75
3 out of 5 stars
( 5 )

Released in celebration of the brand's 15th anniversary, Stranahan's Original is an update on the brand's flagship American single malt whiskey. In addition to the new packaging, the whiskey features older liquid and is a blend of 4, 5, 6, and 7 year-old American single malt. Each of the whiskeys in the blend were made with 100% malted barley and aged in new, charred American oak barrels (char #3).

It is cut with Rocky Mountain water from Eldorado Springs and bottled without chill-filtration at 47% ABV. Available nationwide as of April 2021. .

Released in celebration of the brand's 15th anniversary, Stranahan's Original is an update on the brand's flagship American single malt whiskey. In addition to the new packaging, the whiskey features older liquid and is a blend of 4, 5, 6, and 7 year-old American single malt. Each of the whiskeys in the blend were made with 100% malted barley and aged in new, charred American oak barrels (char #3). It is cut with Rocky Mountain water from Eldorado Springs and bottled without chill-filtration at 47% ABV. Available nationwide as of April 2021.

  • age
    NAS
  • Cost
  • abv
    47.0
  • American Single Malt
    Made in the USA from 100% malted barley. Distilled at one distillery. Matured in oak casks no larger than 700L. Distilled to no higher than 160 proof (80% ABV). Bottled at 80 proof (40% ABV) or higher. (This is the proposed Standard of Identity by the American Single Malt Whiskey Commission.)
  • Cask Type
    new, charred American oak (char #3)

Tasting Notes

"The nose is a bit like spicy hot chocolate (milk chocolate, clove and cinnamon), but is more rich and malty on the palate. Hoppy floral notes lighten it up and lend a nearly beer-like quality to it. Finish is hot, spicy and honeyed. "

Score 88
Flavor Profile

Sweet & Spicy